Well, if you are dating a Chinese person, you'd best conform to local traditions, because Valentines Day ain't gonna win out over Spring Festival in China. You can always buy your sweetheart something as an added bonus, but Valentines Day is taking a backseat
Don't worry, lovers. China celebrates Valentines Day (qi qiao jie) in August. You have another chance to be reminded of how dysfuntional and inadequate you are.